The History, Lyrics and Meaning of the Amazing Grace Song

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Amazing Grace has become one of the most beautifully haunting Christian hymns in the world. Many famous faces have covered the iconic song from Elvis Presley to Aretha Franklin to Johnny Cash. Even former US President Barack Obama has lent his voice to the...

Derry Girls: The Hit Northern Irish TV Show

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As the second season of the critically acclaimed Irish sitcom, Derry Girls fast approaches in March, we thought we would explore the success of the show so far. Derry Girls is a show we didn’t even know we needed but absolutely loved.The show is...

Irish Castles: Where History and Paranormal Activity Combine

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Irish Castles are a perfect representation of the country’s long history. Every corner of Northern Ireland or the Republic of Ireland is littered with historical buildings and discoveries, representing the region’s long standing culture.Now, it is about time that we list all of the...

Game of Thrones: The Real History behind the Hit TV Series

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Almost everyone has seen or heard of or watched the hit HBO series Game of Thrones. Ever since it debuted in 2011, Game of Thrones has won over fans from across the globe, inspiring role-play festivals and events around the world. Of course, the...

100 Best Irish Historical Fiction to Consider Reading

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Whether you are a vivid reader or someone who doesn’t read at all, we all share the curiosity of learning about the past. Long before we came into this world, more than a few incidents took place. Some of them actually have a lasting...

Life in Celtic Ireland – Ancient To Modern Celticism

Life in Celtic Ireland - Ancient To Modern Celticism
Ireland is well known for its beautiful scenery, thick forests and even breweries. However, Ireland is home to a richer history and culture. Life in Celtic Ireland holds many interesting aspects to explore; both ancient and modern Celticism have left and continue to leave...

Explore All Facets of Life in Celtic Ireland

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The Celts were a major power in Europe before the dawn of Christianity. At the height of their power, the Celts established themselves across Europe, naming major cities such as Paris, Milan, and Vienna in the process. They were people who to be feared...

A Brief History of Ireland

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Ireland, the land of fairies and folktales, Christians and pagans, beer and whiskey in a somewhat troublesome history the propelled the Irish to the world stage in the 1960s. Ireland has been home to successive groups of settlers - Celts, Vikings, Normans, Anglo-Scots, Huguenots....

The Fascinating History of Belfast City

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Every place you visit in the world has an interesting story to tell you and Belfast, Northern Ireland doesn't let you down. The History of Belfast is an incredibly fascinating one that you should explore and we are here to help you do that.On...

Top Northern Ireland Attractions: Comprehensive Guide to Northern Ireland

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Northern Ireland has an abundance of touristic sites, both historical and recreational. It’s a must-visit for those interested in history and also for families looking for a great family-friendly vacation.We’ve listed here some of the places that you could find interesting, if you already...